Mid-sized crossovers continued to dominate the SUV market in the first eight months of the year, Motor Industry Association reported sales figures show.
Top of the table was Toyota’s RAV4, the oldest nameplate in the segment, launched in 1994 – 24 years ago! Toyota retailed 2476, giving it a 36 vehicle sales lead (or 1.4 percent!) over the Mazda join together: CX-5, which is benefitting from a recent update for 2018.
In third place was Kia’s Sportage on 2208 sales, reflecting both the Korean vehicle’s quality and a vigorous sales campaign, following a recent update.
Two larger crossovers filled the next two spots. Toyota’s US-sourced Highlander was fourth with 1617 registrations followed by the Mitsubishi Outlander on 1565...
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